Other Unintentional Injuries


Other Unintentional Injuries Indicator captures causes not listed in other Safety Outcomes Indicators. Some of the major causes in this group include discharge of fireworks, threats to breathing from cave−in of earth or man-made structures, electrical burns and exposure to electricity, overexertion, lack of food, water or oxygen, and other unspecified causes.

In the Other Unintentional Injuries Indicator, Barbados, Saudi Arabia, Antigua and Barbuda, Jamaica, and Mauritius rank the highest while Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Tonga, and Bosnia and Herzegovina need most areas of improvement.

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